_____ is an inflammationof both the renal pelvis and the kidney. This is usually caused by a bacterial infection that has spread from the bladder.
Which conditions is the abnormal narrowing of the tube that carries urine out of the body?
The placement of a catheter into the bladder through a small incision made through the abdominal wall is known as _____ catheterization.
Which term describes the surgical repair of the tube extending from the kidney to the bladder?
Which term describes a radiographic study of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder without use of a contrast material?
T/F Neurogenic bladder is caused by inerference with the nerve pathways associated with urination
Which condition of a young child is characterized by the inability to develop normal social relationships?
A condition in which an individual acts as if he/she has a physical or mental illness when he/she is not really sick is
A bundle of nerve fibers that carry nerve impulses toward the brain is known as a/an ______.
An intravenous ______ is a radiographic study of the kidneys and ureters used to diagnose changes in the urinary tract.
A ________nephrolithotomy is a performed by making a small incision in the skin of the back and inserting a nephroscope to crush and remove a kidney stone.
A/an ________ is a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the urinary system and the genitourinary system of males.
The swelling of one or both kidneys due to an obstruction in the flow of urine is known as _____.
The insertion of a sterile tube through the urethra and into the urianry bladder is known as ______.
catheterization or urinary catheterization
______is a learning disability characterized by substandard reading achievement due to the inability of the brain to process symbols.
A/an______is a medical professional who specializes in administering anesthesia but is not a physician.
Elevated______pressure(ICP) can be due to a tumor, an injury, or improper drainage of cerbrospinal fluid.
A/an______is a physician specializing in diagnosing and treating chemical dependencies and mental illness.
T/F Thee prostate-specific antigen blood test is used to screen for enlargement of the prostate gland
T/F A transient ischemic attack is an episode of bleeding in the brain that causes numbness, blurred vision, dizziness, or loss of balance.
T/F Kleptomania is a disorder characterized by the repeated stealing of objects neither for personal us nor for their monetary value